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Governor Granholm Takes Actions to Address Climate Change, Global Warming in Michigan

Governor says addressing environmental challenges can provide economic opportunity   LANSING - Governor Jennifer M. Granholm today took a number of actions designed to both mitigate...

New Campaign Helps Dreams Come True For Michigan Residents

LANSING, Mich., Nov. 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Michigan State Housing Development Authority (MSHDA) and the Michigan Hispanic Caucus are pleased to announce the release...

HUD Announces Foreclosure Prevention Workshop to Help More Michigan Families Keep their Homes

Secretary Jackson to deliver keynote address; Lenders, counselors to be on hand to help first-time homebuyers and troubled homeowners DETROIT, Nov. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- The...

Home sales rise

Sales of homes and condominiums rose slightly in October for southeast Michigan. In October, 4,452 units were sold, a 0.4% increase over October 2006...

Taubman Centers and SpaFinder Reward Gift Card Shoppers on Day After Thanksgiving

BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich., Nov. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Looking to make holiday shopping a little more jolly this year, Taubman Centers, Inc. (NYSE: TCO) shopping...

Oakland County tax decline signals problems for state

Oakland County's real estate market is worse than expected and while that's bad news for residents there, it's worse news for Michigan. Plummeting house...

Legendary Detroit Buildings Receive Major Boost with New Regional Manager for Detroit’s ‘The Downtown...

Fred Schwark Appointed by the Northern Group Inc. to Oversee Collection of Premier Buildings in Downtown Detroit Appointment Continues Detroit's Renaissance DETROIT, Nov. 6 /PRNewswire/ --...

Housing bust takes big toll on Realtors

3,500 left real estate industry in Michigan in the last year alone. STERLING HEIGHTS -- Thousands of Michigan real estate agents -- some with decades...

Governor Granholm Announces Toll-Free Number to Help Families Facing Mortgage Foreclosure

'Save the Dream' campaign toll-free number is 866-946-7432 LANSING, Mich., Oct. 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Jennifer M. Granholm today announced that a new toll-free hotline...

DNR Hosts Open Houses for Sault Area State Forests Nov. 7-8

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources will host open houses Nov. 7 and 8 to provide information and receive public comment on proposed forest...

Manatron Announces a $1.8 Million Reassessment Contract with Marion County (Indianapolis), Indiana to Use...

KALAMAZOO, Mich., Oct. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Manatron, Inc. (Nasdaq: MANA) the nation's leading provider of integrated, enterprise-level property tax solutions for state and local...

The Mall at Partridge Creek Debut in Suburban Detroit Draws Thousands Eager to Explore...

BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich., Oct. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Thousands of enthusiastic shoppers today arrived to welcome The Mall at Partridge Creek ( www.shoppartridgecreek.com ) to...

Agree Realty Corporation Announces Shelby Township, Michigan Development Project

MARKS COMPANY'S 7TH PROJECT TO-DATE FOR 2007 FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., Oct. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Agree Realty Corporation (NYSE: ADC) today announced that it would develop,...

Rev. Jesse Jackson and MSHDA Kick Off Saving Our Homes, Building Healthy Communities

A Statewide Tour Aimed at Soliciting Help from the Legislature to Fight Foreclosures and Predatory Lending Practices in Michigan DETROIT, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In...

Governor Granholm Announces Plan to Combat Mortgage Foreclosure Epidemic in Michigan

New programs part of "Save the Dream" campaign to protect families DETROIT - Governor Jennifer M. Granholm today announced plans to assist Michigan homeowners facing...

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New shorelands program helps waterfront homeowners improve shorelines, inland lakes

The Michigan Natural Shoreline Partnership recently launched a program to help lakefront homeowners understand best practices to protect their shoreland and inland lakes. The Michigan Shoreland Stewards Program will recognize inland lake property owners who are using healthy property management practices to protect their inland lake and offer tips to improve the shoreline further.

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State Waives Well Water Testing Fee for Isabella and Midland County...

The State of Michigan encourages all residents with a private drinking water well that has been covered by flood water to have their well cleaned and tested to ensure the water is safe to consume. Lt. Gov. Brian Calley declared a “state of disaster” for Isabella and Midland counties Friday after severe weather and intense rain struck the counties, resulting in widespread flood damage.